Excel VBA - pivot tables videos | Excel VBA Part 51.1 - Introduction to Pivot Tables in VBA

Posted by Andrew Gould on 22 November 2016

A pivot table is a fantastic tool for summarising a large quantity of data. This video shows you the basics of creating pivot tables using VBA, starting with the creation of a pivot cache. You'll also see how to create new pivot tables, how to manipulate pivot fields and pivot items and how to apply filters to the pivot table.

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Play your video (the icons shown won't appear until you do), then click on the full screen icon which appears as shown at its bottom right-hand corner.

 

When you've finished viewing a video in full screen mode, just press the Esc key to return to normal view.

Improving the quality of a video

To improve the quality of a video, first click on the Settings icon:

Settings icon

Make sure you're playing your video so that the icons shown appear, then click on this gear icon at the bottom right-hand corner.

 

Choose to change the video quality:

Video quality

Click on Quality as shown to bring up the submenu.

 

The higher the number you choose, the better will be your video quality (but the slower the connection speed):

Connection speed

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